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Cardboard & Paperboard Mills (NAICS 32213) Industry Market Research Report

Cardboard & Paperboard Mills - Market Size and Forecast

The Cardboard and Paperboard Mills report contains both historical and forecasted statistics. Total market size figures from 2015 to 2025 reveal industry growth patterns and trends. Market size measurements include both public and private companies in the industry.

Market Size (Total Revenue)

Included in Report

% Growth Rate
Number of Companies
Total Employees
Average Revenue per Company
Average Employees per Company
Source: U.S. government financial data.

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Cardboard & Paperboard Mills Industry Revenue
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 2021

Advanced econometric models forecast five years of industry growth based on short- and long-term trend analysis. Market size includes revenue generated from all products and services sold within the industry.

Cardboard & Paperboard Mills - Geographic Breakdown by U.S. State

Market size by state reveals local opportunity through the number of companies located in the region. Each state's growth rate is affected by regional economic conditions. Data by state can be used to pinpoint profitable and nonprofitable locations for Cardboard & Paperboard Mills companies in the United States.

Cardboard & Paperboard Mills Revenue by State

US Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company SizeAll IndustriesCardboard & Paperboard Mills
Small Business (< 5 Employees)


Small Business (5 - 20)
Midsized Business (20 - 100)
Large Business (100 - 500)
Enterprise (> 500)

Cardboard & Paperboard Mills - Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial statement analysis determines averages for the following industry forces:
The report includes a traditional income statement from an "average" company (both public and private companies included).

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
Total Revenue


Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)
Gross Profit
Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit

Average Income Statement

Average Income Statement

Cost of Goods Sold

Salaries, Wages, and Benefits



Depreciation and Amortization

Officer Compensation

Net Income

Cardboard & Paperboard Mills - Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratios allow a company's performance to be compared against that of its peers.

Financial RatioIndustry Average
Profitability Ratios


Profit Margin
Liquidity Ratios
Current Ratio
Quick Ratio
Activity Ratios
Average Collection Period
Asset Turnover Ratio
Receivables Turnover Ratio
Inventory Conversion Ratio

Cardboard & Paperboard Mills - Product Mix

Product DescriptionDescriptionRevenue
($ Millions)

Paperboard mills


Unbleached kraft packaging & industrial converting paperboard

Unbleached kraft linerboard

Other unbleached kraft pkg/industrial converting paperboard

Unbleached kraft pkg. & industrial converting paperboard, nsk

Bleached packaging and industrial converting paperboard

Bleached folding carton-type paperboard

Bleached milk carton board

Other solid bleached paperboard, incl. linerboard, etc.

Bleached linerboard

Cardboard & Paperboard Mills - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom QuartileAverage (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations4%


Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers1%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations7%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations17%
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations13%
Industrial Machinery Installation, Repair, and Maintenance Workers9%
Industrial Machinery Mechanics7%
Production Occupations52%
Other Production Occupations43%
Miscellaneous Production Workers31%
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders23%
Helpers--Production Workers5%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations9%
Material Moving Workers8%
Laborers and Material Movers, Hand5%

Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a total of $695,539 on the cardboard & paperboard mills industry. It has awarded 18 contracts to 10 companies, with an average value of $69,554 per company.

Cardboard & Paperboard Mills and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

($ Millions)


Cardboard & Paperboard Mills Industry Report
GeographyUnited States  
Publication DateSeptember 2020
Report FormatPDF Download  

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